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[audio]Paddeltje, de scheepsjongen van Michiel de Ruijter - Johan Been
LibriVox opname van "Paddeltje, de scheepsjongen van Michiel de Ruijter", van Johan Been. Gelezen door Anna Simon. De avonturen van Klaas Ariensze, bijgenaamd Paddeltje, scheepsjongen van Michiel de Ruijter. Na een eerste tocht als scheepsjongen moet Paddeltje van zijn schipper op een speciale manier het recht verdienen om opnieuw mee te mogen op diens koopvaardijschip. Later wordt hij in Noord-Afrika ontvoerd door een bende zeerovers, onder leiding van de beruchte zeeroverkapitein Il Tigretto...
Keywords: Librivox; audiobook; fictie; jeugdliteratuur; zeerovers; Michiel de Ruijter; scheepsjongen; Il Tigretto
Downloads: 9,541
[audio]Padre Ignacio, Or The Song Of Temptation - Owen Wister
LibriVox recording of Padre Ignacio, Or The Song Of Temptation, by Owen Wister. Read by David Wales. Padre Ignacio has been the pastor of California mission Santa Ysabel del Mar for twenty years. In 1855 a stranger rides into the mission bringing news and a spiritual crisis. It's really more of a novella than a novel. (Summary by David Wales) For further information, including links to online text, reader information, RSS feeds, CD cover or other formats (if available), please go to the LibriVox...
Keywords: librivox; literature; audiobook; historical fiction; music; religion; westerns
Downloads: 2,828
[audio]Pajama Party Radio - Show 16 - Stinky & Susie
Open Mike night at Pajama Party Radio. The best poem EVAR, by Max Grade 3. National Zoo tour, ugly-ass animals, the truth about turtles, "Whats the scoop with hippo poop?"
Keywords: Podcast
Downloads: 2,169
[audio]Pamela, or Virtue Rewarded - Samuel Richardson
LibriVox recording of Pamela, by Samuel Richardson. "Now first published in order to cultivate the Principles of Virtue and Religion in the Minds of the Youth of Both Sexes.A Narrative which has its Foundation in Truth and Nature; and at the same time that it agreeably entertains, by a Variety of curious and affecting Incidents, is intirely divested of all those Images, which, in too many Pieces calculated for Amusement only, tend to inflame the Minds they should instruct."(From the frontspiece ...
Keywords: LibriVox; audiobook; fiction; letters
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[audio]Pamphilia to Amphilanthus - Lady Mary Wroth
LibriVox recording of Pamphilia to Amphilanthus by Lady Mary. Pamphilia to Amphilanthus is the first sonnet sequence written by an Englishwoman. Published in 1621, the poems invert the usual format of sonnet sequences by making the speaker a woman (Pamphilia, whose name means "all-loving") and the beloved a man (Amphilanthus, whose name means "lover of two."). It is possible that Wroth based the story on her own fraught relationship with her cousin, William Herbert...
Keywords: pamphilia; amphilanthus; fiction; wroth; librivox; poems
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[audio]Pan-American Poems: an anthology - Various
LibriVox recording of Pan-American Poems: an anthology by Various. (Translated by Agnes Blake Poor.) Read in English by Eric Metzler; Brendan Nelson-Weiss; Glenn O'Brien; Leni; KHand; Greg Giordano; Matt Zeisler; Little Tee; Shari Whitman; SReisman In this anthology, Agnes Blake Poor introduces to the American public a collection of Latin American poets in translation. The poems are organized by country of origin, and present a variety of subjects and meters, aptly translated into English verse ...
Keywords: librivox; audiobooks; latin america; brazilian literature; spanish american literature
Downloads: 254
[audio]Pandora's Box - Frank Wedekind
LibriVox recording of Pandora's Box by Frank Wedekind, translated by Samuel Atkins Eliot, Jr. Pandora's Box (1904) (Die Büchse der Pandora) is a play by the German dramatist Frank Wedekind. It forms the second part of his pairing of 'Lulu' plays (the first is Earth Spirit [1895]), both of which depict a society "riven by the demands of lust and greed". G. W. Pabst directed a silent film version (Pandora's Box), which was loosely based on the play, in 1929...
Keywords: librivox; audio; drama; play; wedekind; lulu; modernist drama; german literature
Downloads: 1,782
[audio]Panel called Voice and Character July 1, 2003 - Ducornet, Rikki; Ellsworth, Michelle; Field, Thalia; Fleisher, Kass; Pate, Alexs
Rikki Ducornet chairs a panel on Voice and Chararcter delivered July 1st, 2003, at Naropa University. Panelists include, Kass Fleisher on the political structures of the sentence and creating a paralell structures in prose to overcome the traditional structures of prose; Michelle Ellsworth discusses the voice as character in performance; Alexs Pate discusses how in his work he seeks to appropriate the traditional structers of prose to create a new space; and Thalia Field discusses the uses of vo...
Downloads: 114
[audio]Panel discussing personal identity vs. narrative identity June 2004 - Brown, Rebecca; Delany, Samuel R.; Evenson, Brian; Kapil Rider, Bhanu
A Panel recorded June 22, 2004 during the Summer Writing Program at Naropa University, on Narrative and Identity, Brian Evenson, Chair. Panelists are Samuel R. "Chip" Delaney, Rebecca Brown, and Bhanu Kapil. Topics cover personal identity vs. narrative identity, writing from the other, experimental narrative and experimental identity, structure and identity, code and catagory in identity, stable and unstable identities and narrative...
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[audio]Panel discussion on visual arts and perfection, July, 2001. - Aebi, Irene; Elmslie, Kenward; Hawkins, Bobbie Louise; Lacy, Steve; Owen, Maureen; Patton, Julie; Regan, Max; Taylor, Steven; To
Panel discussion on the visual arts and perfection including the vision between amateurs and professionals, poetry and prose happening anywhere, black prayer meetings and improvising with words, and keeping the world safe for poetry.
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[audio]Panel discussion, "Translation: I is an Other" - Hejinian, Lyn; Hollo, Anselm; Schelling, Andrew
Panel on translation, with Andrew Schelling, Anselm Hollo, Lynn Hejinian, and Benjamin Friedlander. Topics discussed include the relationship to translation of identity, trade, imperialism and colonialism. Keywords: translation, protest poetry, society and literature
Downloads: 295
[audio]Panel on counter-poetics and opposition, July, 1992. - Baraka, Amiri; Ginsberg, Allen; Kyger, Joanne; Waldman, Anne; Wilson, Peter Lamborn
First half of a panel on counter-poetics and opposition with Anne Waldman, Joanne Kyger, Amiri Baraka, Allen Ginsberg, and Peter Lamborn Wilson. Waldman begins by reading an excerpt from Columbus's journal describing how easy it will be to exploit the people of the Americas. She proposes a program for incorporating political activism into poetics. The panelists make individual statements about counter-poetics and move to more open discussion...
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[audio]Panel on counter-poetics and opposition, July, 1992. - Baraka, Amiri; Ginsberg, Allen; Waldman, Anne
Second half of a panel on counter-poetics and opposition with Anne Waldman, Joanne Kyger, Amiri Baraka, Allen Ginsberg, and Peter Lamborn Wilson. Waldman begins by reading an excerpt from Columbus's journal describing how easy it will be to exploit the people of the Americas. She proposes a program for incorporating political activism into poetics. The panelists make individual statements about counter-poetics and move to more open discussion...
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[audio]Panel on poetry and ethics part 1 June 2004 - Henderson, David; Mullen, Harryette; Waldman, Anne; Zamora, Daisy
The opening panel of the Summer Writing Program at Naropa University recorded June 7, 2004. The topic of the panel is Po/Ethics, poetry and ethics. This panel is chaired by Anne Waldman who gives opening remarks on paying attention in our times. The panel features, Jack Collom on Ethics as a practice contrary to nature and the contrast of ethics and morality; Harryette Mullen on the negotiation between the stuggel to be a good human being versus the struggle to be a good artist and the curage to...
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[audio]Panel on poetry and ethics part 2 June 2004 - Collom, Jack; Henderson, David; Waldman, Anne; Zamora, Daisy
Continued from 04P015 this panel of PoEthics, recorded June 7, 2004 during the Summer Writing Program at Naropa, is mostly a question and answer period. Topics covered include, Poets Against the War, poetry in capitolism, the state of American values, and motivation to keep writing. This is part 2 of 2.
Downloads: 126
[audio]Panel on the problems of prose translation, June, 2001. - Delany, Samuel R.; Yamashita, Karen Tei; Zivancevic, Nina
Second half of a panel focusing on problems associated with the translation of prose, both within one's own language and from or to other languages. Samuel R. Delany says translation is always a matter of paraphrase and of negotiating language and communication. Nina Zivancevic discusses the impossibility of translating some words and therefore, some literature. Karen Tei Yamashita discusses the diaspora of language and memory...
Downloads: 504
[audio]Panel on the problems of prose translation, June, 2001. - Delany, Samuel R.; Yamashita, Karen Tei; Zivancevic, Nina
First half of a panel focusing on problems associated with the translation of prose, both within one's own language and from or to other languages. Samuel R. Delany says translation is always a matter of paraphrase and of negotiating language and communication. Nina Zivancevic discusses the impossibility of translating some words and therefore, some literature. Karen Tei Yamashita discusses the diaspora of language and memory...
Downloads: 280
[audio]Panel with Bobbie Louise Hawkins, Renee Gladman, Laird Hunt and Bhanu Kapil Rider. - Gladman, Renee; Hawkins, Bobbie Louise; Hunt, Laird; Kapil Rider, Bhanu
A panel with Bobbie Louise Hawkins, Bhanu Kapil Rider, Renee Gladman, Laird Hunt, and members of the audience in a wide ranging discussion of writing fiction across cultures, personally and within narratives; how that fiction can be received; objectivity; and our currently multimedia-ed, overpopulated world.
Downloads: 241
[audio]Pantheisticon - John Toland
LibriVox recording of Pantheisticon, by John Toland. (Translator unknown). Read by Alessandro Gagliardi, Ruth Golding, Leni and Anna Simon. Pantheisticon: or, the Form Of Celebrating the Socratic-Society. Divided into Three Parts. Which Contain, I. The Morals and Axioms of the Pantheists; or the Brotherhood. II. Their Deity and Philosophy. III. Their Liberty, and a Law, neither deceiving, nor to be deceived...
Keywords: Librivox; audiobook; non-fiction; philosophy; pantheism; Toland
Downloads: 4,246
[audio]Panther On The Beach
William F. DeVault reads his villanelle "Panther on the Beach" from his book "The Compleat Panther Cycles".
Keywords: villanelle; poetry; porms; the romantic poet of the internet; william f. devault; love poems; the compleat panther cycles
Downloads: 388
[audio]Paon se lahoo ko dho dalo, Faiz Ahmed Faiz - Falstaff

Keywords: Poetry Urdu Faiz, Faiz Ahmed
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[audio]Parables from Nature - Margaret Gatty
LibriVox recording of Parables from Nature, by Margaret Gatty. Read by Librivox volunteers. Parables From Nature is a collection of short stories which were originally published as 4 separate volumes. They are inspired from Nature and written for children. Nevertheless, Gatty uses children's literature because she knows that in doing so, she can reach a wider group of readers and point out problems from the Victorian Age...
Keywords: librivox; literature; audiobook; children; instruction; fantasy
Downloads: 5,455
[audio]Paradise Lost - John Milton
Paradise Lost is the first epic of English literature written in the classical style. John Milton saw himself as the intellectual heir of Homer, Virgil, and Dante, and sought to create a work of art which fully represented the most basic tenets of the Protestant faith. His work, which was dictated from memory and transcribed by his daughter, remains as one of the most powerful English poems. (Summary by Caeristhiona) This is a recording of the text of Milton's first edition of 1667, which had te...
Keywords: librivox; audiobooks; poetry; religion
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[audio]Paradise Lost - John Milton
LibriVox recording of Paradise Lost by John Milton. Read in English by Thomas A. Copeland. As Vergil had surpassed Homer by adapting the epic form to celebrate the origin of the author’s nation, Milton developed it yet further to recount the origin of the human race itself and, in particular, the origin of and the remedy for evil; this is what he refers to as “things unattempted yet in prose or rhyme.” After a statement of its purpose, the poem plunges, like its epic predecessors, into t...
Keywords: librivox; audiobooks; philosophy; Christianity; biblical
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[audio]Paradise Regain'd - John Milton
LibriVox recording of Paradise Regain'd, by John Milton. Read by Thomas A. Copeland. Having been publicly acknowledged as God's "beloved Son," Jesus retires to the desert to meditate upon what it means to be the Messiah, about whose coming many conflicting opinions have been circulating among the Jews. Although a learned rabbi, Jesus possesses no knowledge beyond what is available to all human beings...
Keywords: epic; dialectic; debate; theology; Christianity; New Testament
Downloads: 1,225
[audio]Paradise Regained - John Milton
LibriVox recording of Paradise Regained, by John Milton. Paradise Regained is a poem by the 17th century English poet John Milton, published in 1671. It is connected by name to his earlier and more famous epic poem Paradise Lost, with which it shares similar theological themes. Based on the Gospel of Luke's version of the Temptation of Christ, Paradise Regained is more thoughtful in writing style, and thrives upon the imagery of Jesus' perfection in contrast to the shame of Satan...
Keywords: Librivox; audiobook; poetry
Downloads: 24,353
[audio]Parallel Lives of the Noble Greeks and Romans Vol. 2 - Lucius Mestrius Plutarchus
LibriVox recording of Parallel Lives of the Noble Greeks and Romans Vol. 2, by Lucius Mestrius Plutarchus Parallel Lives of the Noble Greeks and Romans is a series of biographies of famous men, arranged in tandem to illuminate their common moral virtues or failings. The surviving lives contain twenty-three pairs of biographies, each pair consisting of one Greek and one Roman, as well as four unpaired, single lives...
Keywords: LibriVox; Audio Books; biography; history; ancient history; Greece; Rome; Greek history; Roman history; Plutarch
Downloads: 9,049
[audio]Parallel Lives of the Noble Greeks and Romans Vol. 3 - Lucius Mestrius Plutarchus
LibriVox recording of Parallel Lives of the Noble Greeks and Romans Vol. 3 translated by Bernadotte Perrin, by Lucius Mestrius Plutarchus. Parallel Lives of the Noble Greeks and Romans is a series of biographies of famous men, arranged in tandem to illuminate their common moral virtues or failings. The surviving lives contain twenty-three pairs of biographies, each pair consisting of one Greek and one Roman, as well as four unpaired, single lives...
Keywords: LibriVox; audiobook; biography; history; ancient histroy; Greece; Rome; Plutarch; Greek History; Roman History
Downloads: 8,633
[audio]Parallel Lives of the Noble Greeks and Romans, vol 1,translated by Bernadotte Perrin. - Lucius Mestrius Plutarchus
LibriVox recording of Plutarch's "Parallel Lives of the Ancient Greeks and Romans, translated by Bernadotte Perrin, and read by LibriVox volunteers. Parallel Lives of the Noble Greeks and Romans is a series of biographies of famous men, arranged in tandem to illuminate their common moral virtues or failings. The surviving lives, contain twenty-three pairs of biographies, each pair consisting of one Greek and one Roman, as well as four unpaired, single lives...
Keywords: LibriVox; Audio Books; biography; history; ancient history; Greece; Rome; Greek history; Roman history; Plutarch
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[audio]Pariah Planet - Murray Leinster
LibriVox recording of PARIAH PLANET, by Murray Leinster. Read by Phil Chenevert When the blue plague appeared on the planet of Dara, fear struck nearby worlds. The fear led to a hate that threatened the lives of millions and endangered the Galactic peace. But the Med Service ship Aesculapius 20 with Calhoun and Murgatroyd the Tormal aboard are on the job and have stumbled into the horrible mess caused by unreasoning hatred, quarantine, mass starvation and serious bureaucratic screw ups...
Keywords: leinster; SF; librivox; audiobook; science fiction
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[audio]Pariah Planet (version 2) - Murray Leinster
When the blue plague appeared on the planet of Dara, fear struck nearby worlds. The fear led to a hate that threatened the lives of millions and endangered the Galactic peace. (Excerpt from the text.) Narrated by Mark Nelson. For further information, including links to online text, reader information, RSS feeds, CD cover or other formats (if available), please go to the LibriVox catalog page for this recording...
Keywords: librivox; literature; audiobook; space; plague
Downloads: 4,011
[audio]Parmenides - Plato (Πλάτων)
LibriVox recording of Parmenides by Plato (Πλάτων). (Translated by Benjamin Jowett.) Read in English by Geoffrey Edwards Parmenides (Ancient Greek: ΠΑΡΜΕΝΙΔΗΣ) recounts a meeting between Socrates, Zeno and Parmenides. Topics discussed include universals, plurality and the One.- Summary by Geoffrey Edwards For further information, including links to online text, reader information, RSS feeds, CD cover or other formats (if available), please go to the LibriVox catalog page for this...
Keywords: librivox; audiobooks; Greek; metaphysics; ontology
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[audio]Parnassus on Wheels - Christopher Morley
Librivox recording of Parnassus on Wheels by Christopher Morley. Read by Dawn Larsen. Parnassus on Wheels is about a fictional traveling book-selling business. The original owner of the business, Roger Mifflin, sells it to 39-year-old Helen McGill, who is tired of taking care of her ailing older brother, Andrew. (summary from wikipedia) For more free audiobooks, or to become a volunteer reader, please visit librivox.org...
Keywords: librivox; audiobooks; fiction; book-seller; books
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[audio]Parody on "The Golden Days of good Queen Bess" - [Sir] John Carr
LibriVox volunteers bring you 8 recordings of Parody on "The Golden Days of good Queen Bess" by [Sir] John Carr. This was the Fortnightly Poetry project for November 15th, 2009. For further information, including links to online text, reader information, RSS feeds, CD cover or other formats (if available), please go to the LibriVox catalog page for this recording. For more free audio books or to become a volunteer reader, visit LibriVox.org...
Keywords: librivox; literature; audiobook; poetry; satire; humor
Downloads: 3,246
[audio]Part 5 of October, Louise Gluck - Falstaff
Averno
Keywords: Poetry English Gluck, Louise
Downloads: 418
[audio]Part 6 of October, Louise Gluck - Falstaff
Averno
Keywords: Poetry English Gluck, Louise
Downloads: 3,099
[audio]Parting - Charlotte Bronte
LibriVox volunteers bring you 15 recordings of Parting by Charlotte Brontë. This was the Weekly Poetry project for October 25th, 2009. For further information, including links to online text, reader information, RSS feeds, CD cover or other formats (if available), please go to the LibriVox catalog page for this recording. For more free audio books or to become a volunteer reader, visit LibriVox.org...
Keywords: librivox; audiobook; poem; poetry; farewell
Downloads: 3,481
[audio]Parting, Emily Dickinson - Falstaff

Keywords: Poetry English Dickinson, Emily
Downloads: 1,885
[audio]Parva Naturalia - Aristotle
LibriVox recording of Parva Naturalia by Aristotle. Translated by William Alexander Hammond Read by Geoffrey Edwards Parva Naturalia [the "short treatises on nature" (a conventional Latin title first used by Giles of Rome)] is a collection of books by Aristotle, which discuss natural phenomena involving the body and the soul. The books are as follows: I - On Sensation and the Sensible II - On Memory and Recollection III - On Sleeping and Waking IV - On Dreams V - On Prophecy in Sleep VI - On Lon...
Keywords: librivox; audiobooks; classics; Aristotle; Greek; philosophy; psychology; science; Mind; Epistemology; Soul; Anatomy; Biology; Physiology
Downloads: 4,306
[audio]Passing - Nella Larsen
LibriVox recording of Passing, by Nella Larsen. Read by Elizabeth Klett. Nella Larsen, a writer of the Harlem Renaissance, wrote two brilliant novels that interrogated issues of gender and race. In Passing, her second novel published in 1929, she examines the troubled friendship between two mixed-race women who can pass as white. One, Irene Redfield, marries a black man and lives in Harlem, while the other, Clare Kendry, marries a bigoted white man...
Keywords: librivox; audio; novel; larsen; passing; harlem renaissance; race; black
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[audio]Past Days - Anne Brontë
LibriVox volunteers bring you 12 recordings of Past Days by Anne Brontë . This was the Weekly Poetry project for November 28th, 2010 Anne Brontë was a British novelist and poet, the youngest member of the Brontë literary family. She wrote a volume of poetry with her sisters (Poems by Currer, Ellis, and Acton Bell, 1846) and in short succession she wrote two novels. Agnes Grey, based upon her experiences as a governess, was published in 1847...
Keywords: librivox; literature; audiobook; poetry; romance; instruction; philosophy; religion
Downloads: 3,820
[audio]Pastoral Care (The Book of Pastoral Rule) - St. Gregory the Great
This is _the_ medieval management book, written by the pope who set up the Catholic Church to survive the Dark Ages. It was written for bishops and read by huge numbers of European lay leaders as well as church ones. This is the book that King Alfred so wanted to spread around that he had it translated into English. This is a book that still has important lessons today. The first part considers what sort of person you ought to have in charge and what sort not, as well as good and bad reasons for...
Keywords: Audiobook - Nonfiction; religion; leadership
Downloads: 45,868
[audio]Pathfinders of the Great Plains - Lawrence J. Burpee
LibriVox recording of Pathfinders of the Great Plains, by Lawrence J. Burpee. Read by volunteer readers. This is volume 19 of The Chronicles of Canada series. This is the account of La Verendryes' quest for an overland route to the Pacific Ocean. (Summary by Esther) For further information, including links to online text, reader information, RSS feeds, CD cover or other formats (if available), please go to the LibriVox catalog page for this recording...
Keywords: LibriVox; audiobook; history; Canada; Canadian history; Pierre Gaultier de La Vérendrye; Mandans; Assiniboines; Crees; Sioux
Downloads: 6,329
[audio]Pathological Lying, Accusation, and Swindling - A Study in Forensic Psychology - William Healy, Mary Healy
LibriVox recording of Pathological Lying, Accusation, and Swindling – A Study in Forensic Psychology, by William and Mary Healy. Read by Mary Schneider. This work describes and analyzes several cases of pathological behavior. The interest comes not only from the cases themselves, but also from the of-its-time analysis which is mired in what we now know to be wrong thinking about mental illness, sexuality, gender, and race...
Keywords: librivox; audiobook; psychology; philosophy; pathological lying; swindling; accusation; Healy
Downloads: 24,195
[audio]Patricia Brent, spinster - Herbert Jenkins
LibriVox recording of "Patricia Brent, spinster", by Herbert Jenkins. Read by Anna Simon. A romantic comedy, written in 1918, but with a modern feel to it. Patricia Brent one day overhears two fellow-boarders pitying her because she "never has a nice young man to take her out". In a thoughtless moment of anger she announces that the following night she will be dining out with her fiance. When she arrives at the restaurant the next day, she finds some of the fellow-boarders there to watch her, so...
Keywords: Librivox; audiobook; fiction; romantic comedy; WWI
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[audio]Patrick Donnelly reads "This Living Hand" by John Keats - John Keats
In this installment, Patrick Donnelly reads “This Living Hand” by John Keats. Donnelly's first collection of poems is The Charge (Ausable Press, 2003), about which Gregory Orr wrote: "Donnelly writes of eros and AIDS, grief and rage—and everything he writes is suffused with tenderness and intelligence, lucidity and courage." His poems have appeared in The American Poetry Review, The Yale Review, The Virginia Quarterly Review, The Massachusetts Review, Ploughshares, and he is an associate e...
Keywords: Romantic poetry; Romantic Circles Poets on Poets
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[audio]Patrick Phillips reads "A slumber did my spirit seal" by William Wordsworth - William Wordsworth
In this installment, Patrick Phillips reads “A slumber did my spirit seal” by William Wordsworth. Phillips' first book, Chattahoochee , received the both the 2005 Kate Tufts Discovery Prize and was published by the University of Arkansas Press. Poems from the book have appeared in many magazines, including Poetry, Ploughshares, and The Nation. His honors include a Discovery/The Nation Award, a Fulbright Scholarship at the University of Copenhagen, and fellowships from Yaddo, MacDowell, and t...
Keywords: Romantic poetry; Romantic Circles Poets on Poets
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[audio]Patrick Phillips reads "The Prelude XII" (1805) [Lines 208-261] - William Wordsworth
In this installment, Patrick Phillips reads “The Prelude XII” (1805) [Lines 208-261] by William Wordsworth. Phillips' first book, Chattahoochee , received the both the 2005 Kate Tufts Discovery Prize and was published by the University of Arkansas Press. Poems from the book have appeared in many magazines, including Poetry, Ploughshares, and The Nation. His honors include a Discovery/The Nation Award, a Fulbright Scholarship at the University of Copenhagen, and fellowships from Yaddo, MacDow...
Keywords: Romantic poetry; Romantic Circles Poets on Poets
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[audio]Patron Saint of Mid-Life Part 1
Sample chapter of audio book
Downloads: 166
[audio]Paul and Virginia - Jacques-Henri Bernardin de Saint-Pierre
LibriVox recording of Paul and Virginia, by Jacques-Henri Bernardin de Saint Pierre. Read by Ellis Christoff. Paul and Virginia was first published in 1787. The novel's title characters are very good friends since birth who fall in love, but sadly die when the ship Le Saint-Geran is wrecked. The story is set in the island of Mauritius under French rule, then named Île de France, which the author had visited...
Keywords: Librivox; audiobook; Fiction; Literature; Romance; Tragedy
Downloads: 4,349
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